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|Posted: Wed Dec 24, 2014 9:26 pm Post subject: [ GLSA 201412-35 ] RSYSLOG: Denial of Service
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: RSYSLOG: Denial of Service (GLSA 201412-35)
Exploitable: local, remote
Date: December 24, 2014
Bug(s): #395709, #491856, #524058, #524290
Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in RSYSLOG, allowing
attackers to cause Denial of Service.
RSYSLOG is an enhanced multi-threaded syslogd with database support and
Vulnerable: < 8.4.2
Unaffected: >= 8.4.2
Architectures: All supported architectures
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in RSYSLOG. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A context-dependent attacker may be able to create a Denial of Service
There is no known workaround at this time.
All RSYSLOG users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=app-admin/rsyslog-8.4.2"